Barbara J. (Arnold) Ciardelli

Barbara J. (Arnold) Ciardelli, 67, longtime resident of Lyndebor­ough, NH, died on Octo­ber 28, 2016 at Southern New Hampshire Medical Center, Nashua, NH after a brief illness surrounded by her loving family.

She was born in Man­chester, NH on June 26, 1949, a daughter of the late Richard Arnold and Louise (Dostie) Arnold Dollard.

Barbara was raised and educated in Manches­ter and graduated from Manchester Central High School, Class of 1967. She earned her nursing de­gree from the New Hamp­shire Technical College in Claremont, NH.

Barbara made her home in Lyndeborough for the past 22 years. She enjoyed going to the beach, spending time out­side and all of nature’s beauty and animals.

Her greatest love was for her family and she cherished spending time with them.

She was predeceased by her son, Christopher R. Ciardelli and a sister, Ju­dith Soucy.

Family members in­clude her husband of 33 years, Stephen M. Ciardel­li of Lyndeborough; a son, Matthew Ciardelli of Lyn­deborough; a sister and brother-in-law, Janice and Thomas Fleming of Man­chester, NH; a niece, a nephew and several cous­ins.

Memorial visiting hours are on Thursday, Novem­ber 3rd from 4:00-6:00 p.m. in the Smith & Heald Funeral Home, 63 Elm Street, Milford, NH.

To share a memory or offer a condolence, please go to www.smith-heald. com.